election fraud


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misrepresentation or alteration of the true results of an election

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Twenty-eight ballot box monitors are currently on trial in a high criminal court over the election fraud allegedly committed in the 2014 election.
Indeed, with the widespread shift to computerised voting and ballot counting in many nations, a whole new universe of potential for election fraud has emerged.
Records show that as of last year, there had been at least 18 convictions of election fraud since 2002, according to the attorney general's office.
The Supreme Court has defined election fraud, regardless of the fraud method, as, [Conduct].
He had been in charge of an effort organized by reformists to try to either prevent or document election fraud.
24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Project Veritas, the group headed by James O'Keefe and known for undercover video operations, has released a new investigation that exposes Representative Jim Moran's Field Director, conspiring to commit election fraud.
Minsk, Dhu-AlQa'dah 08, 1433, September 24, 2012, SPA -- Belarus is holding parliamentary elections on next Sunday without the two main opposition parties, which are boycotting the vote amid complaints of an election fraud, according to dpa.
However, experts believe reported election fraud could give anti-Kremlin protests momentum in Russia.
Election fraud comes in many flavors, but there's a new taste test for one sort of trickery.
Manila A regional trial court in suburban Pasay City has scheduled for February 20 the arraignment of former president Gloria Arroyo for alleged election fraud in 2007.
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The oath ceremony was marred somewhat by banners raised by the nationalist party Ataka, saying that Plevneliev was elected through election fraud.
18 (BNA)-- Former Philippine President Gloria Arroyo has been arrested on charges of election fraud.
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Fearing an election fraud considering that elections were called without consensus between the government and the opposition for the first time, most political parties called for closer foreign and domestic monitoring of the early general elections, Vreme reports.